What the Summary of Benefits and Coverage Deadline Delay Means for Health Plans

On November 17, 2011, the Departments of Health & Human Services, Labor, and the Treasury (the “Departments”) issued an FAQ document that addressed the concern of many health plans about being able to meet the proposed March 23, 2012 deadline for the summary of benefits and coverage (SBC) requirement that is part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA).

by Stephanie Castro2011

Ground-breaking Incentives: Start-up Health Plan Rewards Members for Prevention

With our challenging times and evolving customer needs, the time is right for health insurers to offer more innovative benefits. That’s the goal of SeeChange, a startup health insurer which offers new insurance plans designed to incentivize behavior change for both healthy and chronically ill members.

by Stephanie Castro2009